Tibet Dental Education

Also see Dr. Richmond and his team’s volunteer work in Guatemala

In October of 2015, sponsored by Free to Smile, Dr. Richmond lead a small group to provide dentistry in Tibet. The group of five, were Dr. Richmond’s good friend and dentist, Dr. Karen Weliky. Dr. Richmond’s surgical assistant Tavin Miller. Dr. Weliky’s good friend, and dental hygienist, Susan Milstein, and Dr. Richmond’s good friend Adam Steckel. Adam served magnificently in the role of all around helper. He helped with logistics of each clinical day, and was in charge of sterilization of our instruments. In the four days the team provided dentistry, they saw 170 patients and performed 180 extractions, 40 fillings, and 115 cleanings.